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The situation in #USDJPY is understandable and predictable. Even published on the eve weak data on durable goods orders in the United States were unable to stop the recovery of the pair. Previously, support for the dollar was provided mostly with technical factors...
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Vistabrokers CIF Ltd, 25 March 2016, 11:39 #Trading
We expect the BEA’s third estimate of Q4 GDP to leave top-line growth unchanged at 1.0%, though we anticipate compositional shifts in its prior estimate of real output. We look for real consumption growth to be marked up by one-tenth, to 2...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 25 March 2016, 11:26
More unstable risk sentiment on the back of this week’s terrorist attacks in Brussels failed to trigger any sustainable franc upside. It still appears that the SNB’s stance with respect to direct currency intervention is keeping the currency’s safe haven appeal low...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 25 March 2016, 11:23
USD/JPY has dropped by JPY 7-8 from JPY120 to JPY112-113 so far in 1Q as seasonal factors exports and cash repatriation have supported the JPY appreciation, shifting the direction of USD/JPY from the JPY depreciation, notes BTMU...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 25 March 2016, 11:21 #usd/jpy
TrendColorBars Indicator for MT4 TrendColorBars is the indicator for MT4 which will change the color of bars when the trend changes direction. In the default setting, if the trend is bullish, the candlesticks bars will be blue, whereas if the bearish trend, the bars will be red candlesticks...
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 10:00
AUD/USD Testing Highs Near 0.7530 The Aussie dollar is now picking up pace vs. the greenback, sending AUD/USD to the area of daily tops near 0.7530. AUD/USD supported near 0.7500 The pair is looking to stabilize in the low-0.7500s after finding quite strong resistance in the proximity of 0...
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 09:38
USD/JPY Trims Gains, Drops to 113.00 USD/JPY is trimming gains amid thin volumes in Europe, but trades positive on the day around 113.00 ahead of the final US Q4 data release. Will winning streak continue...
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 09:29
Currency Wars Have Proven Futile in the Post-Crisis Era – Deutsche Bank Gautam Kalani, Research Analyst at Deutsche Bank argues that currency wars have proven futile in the post-crisis era...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 09:27
AUD/USD: Currency Challenges Transition, RBA to Cut in H2 – Danske Bank Kristoffer Kjær Lomholt, Analyst at Danske Bank, notes that the overall Australian economic data releases have been mixed over the past month...
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 09:25
CAD: Outperforming Loony – SocGen Alvin T. Tan, Research Analyst at Societe Generale, suggests that the Canadian dollar has been among the top performers year-to-date and the chief driver of that performance is the rally in crude oil prices coupled with the improvement in risk sentiment lately...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 09:22
EUR/USD Could Face Consolidation Near Term – Danske Bank According to Christin Tuxen, Senior Analyst at Danske Bank, the pair could attempt a rangebound pattern in the short-term horizon...
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 09:20
Has the Dollar Bottomed? – Deutsche Bank Daniel Brehon, Research Analyst at Deutsche Bank, tries to answer the looming question that whether the dollar has bottomed for now. Key Quotes “As reality sets in that the Fed is still the only game in town the dollar struggled to base before Easter...
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 09:17
USD/CAD: Lower on Oil and Valuation – Danske Bank Jens Nærvig Pedersen, Senior Analyst at Danske Bank, suggests that the pressure on the Canadian economy is mounting from weakness in the US as well as the global economy, low commodity prices and a hesitant stance on monetary policy from the Bank...
Market News
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 09:14
Sterling Takes a Pounding – SocGen Alvin T. Tan, Research Analyst at Societe Generale, suggests that the Sterling has been the G10 laggard this quarter amid mounting Brexit risks and the downward pressure is likely to intensify as we get closer to the referendum date in late June...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 09:11
During early Asian trading the major #indices traded mixed, but finished the session higher. #Nikkei 225 rose by 0.65% and the Shanghai Composite Index added 0.62%. Today the majority of markets, including the U.S. one, do not work. Find out more by checking out the Source Link...
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Vistabrokers CIF Ltd, 25 March 2016, 09:09 #Trading, forex
In times of crisis lend freely against good collateral, Walter Bagehot suggested back in 1873. Almost 150 years later, the influential essayist's dictum may prove to be easier said than done for the world's policymakers...
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Francis Dogbe, 25 March 2016, 08:45 #ECB
Asia Roundup: Asian Markets Trading on a Mix Note As Many Markets Shut Globally to Mark Good Friday - Friday, March 25th Market Roundup Japan Fin Min Aso – Not thinking about compiling extra budget, no truth to reports of spending vouchers for young people, economic fundamentals solid, labor mark...
Market News
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 08:38
EUR/JPY Recovers Losses, Trades Above 126 The common currency has recovered losses, helping the EUR/JPY cross move back above 126.00 to trade on a flat note amid thin volumes. Offered near 23.6% Fibo An early move higher ran out of steam as prices neared 126.54 (23.6% of 141.06-122...
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 08:29
Asia: While it Lasts – Deutsche Bank Research Team at Deutsche Bank, suggests that whether by explicit design or (more likely) implicit coordination, central bank action over the past few weeks has managed to kill currency vol, at least before the Fed speak this week which seemed (rather strangel...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 08:27
EUR/GBP Slightly Up, Clings to 0.7900 EUR/GBP is extending its consolidative theme in the upper end of the recent range around 0.7900, coming down from YTD peaks near 0.7950. EUR/GBP gains capped around 0...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 25 March 2016, 08:25